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Scottish Borders (Scotland)

LC control no.nr2001010255
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingScottish Borders (Scotland)
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Geographic subdivision usageScotland--Scottish Borders
Variant(s)Mairches (Scotland)
Crìochan na h-Alba (Scotland)
See alsoBorders Region (Scotland)
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Special noteSUBJECT USAGE: This heading is used for the Scottish administrative region that extends to the north of the western part of the border between England and Scotland. Works on the area adjacent to the border are entered under the subject heading Scottish Borders (England and Scotland).
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Found inBartholomew Planner's counties, regions and districts map of the British Isles, c1997 (Scottish Borders)
NLS info., Mar. 23, 2001 (Apr. 1, 1996 the administrative region known as Borders Region changed to Scottish Borders by reorganisation under The Local Government (Scotland) etc Act 1994)
Wikipedia, June 1, 2020 (Scottish Borders; Scots: the Mairches; Scottish Gaelic: Crìochan na h-Alba; one of the 32 council areas of Scotland; do not confuse with use of the term to mean the areas of southern Scotland and northern England that bound the Anglo-Scottish border)
Geographic area codee-uk-st